Gran Turismo Sport September Update is Live and We Have the Details

The September update for Gran Turismo Sport is live, version 1.28. This free content update includes nine cars, Fuji Speedway with two different layouts, and new GT League events. Other improvements have been added to various cars along with some handling model adjustments. These new cars include some Porsche GT3’s, BMW M3 GT, Dodge Viper SRT10 and the concept 1960 Plymouth XNR Ghia Roadster. There were also some Balance of Performance changes among some glasses. All the details for the update are listed below along with the trailer for the update.

1. New Cars
– The following 9 cars have been added:
・Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ2 carrozzata da ZAGATO CN.AR750106 ’65
・BMW M3 GT (BMW Motorsport) ’11
・Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe ’06
・Honda NSX Type R ’92
・Mazda RX500 ’70
・Nissan Fairlady Z 300ZX TwinTurbo 2-seater (Z32) ’89
・Plymouth XNR Ghia Roadster ’60
・Porsche 911 GT3 (996) ’01
・Porsche 911 GT3 (997) ’08

2. Tracks
– The “Fuji Speedway” track has been added in 2 different layouts:
・Fuji Speedway F
・Fuji Speedway GT

3. Campaign Mode
– The following events have been added to the “GT League”:
・Beginner League: “The Passion of Dr. Wankel”
・Amateur League: “Real Circuit Tours”
・Professional League: “Group 1 Cup”
・”Stars & Stripes” Rounds 4 and 5
・”J-Sport Meeting” Rounds 4 and 5
・”Mercedes AMG Grand Prix Rounds” 4 and 5
・”Gr. 3 Endurance Series” Round 4
– “Red Bull Ring” has been added to the “Circuit Experience”.

4. Scapes
– “Fuji Speedway” has been added to the special featured section.

5. Brand Central
– “Plymouth” has been added to the America region lineup;
– The Racing Kart 125 Shifter has been added to the “Gran Turismo” lineup in the Asia-Pacific region. (The car can be purchased with in-game Credits after completing the Racing Etiquette. It can also be purchased through the PlayStation™Store without completing the Racing Etiquette.)

6. Controller
– Compatibility for the Fanatec® CSL Elite (for PS4) rev lights has been added;
– The frequency and strength of the force feedback vibration when the steering is turned too far have been adjusted.

7. Physics Simulation Model
– The Tyre Wear value has been adjusted;

Other Improvements and Adjustments

– The handling when steering and the regulation system for the hybrid system on the Mercedes-Benz F1 W08 EQ Power+ ’17 (and its colour variations) have been improved;
– The TCS controls have been adjusted. (U-turns are now easier to do in rear wheel drive cars with TCS set to 2 or higher);
– The amount of grip lost when driving off the track in relation to the debris accumulated on tyres has been adjusted.
– Various other issues have been addressed.

The BoP (Balance of Performance) of the following cars has been adjusted:

Gr.1 Class

  • Audi Vision Gran Turismo ’18 [Power Ratio : 85% > 87%]

  • Alpine Vision Gran Turismo 2017 [Power Ratio : 107% > 110%]

  • Dodge SRT Tomahawk Vision Gran Turismo (Gr.1) [Power Ratio : 87% > 89%]

  • HYUNDAI N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo (Gr.1) [Power Ratio : 94% > 95%]

  • Jaguar XJR-9 ’88 [Power Ratio : 88% > 90%]

  • Mazda 787B ’91 [Power Ratio : 96% > 98%]

  • Mazda LM55 Vision Gran Turismo (Gr.1) [Power Ratio : 95% > 97%]

  • McLaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo (Gr.1) [Power Ratio : 87% > 90%]

  • Mercedes-Benz Sauber Mercedes C9 ’89 [Power Ratio : 86% > 87%]

  • Nissan R92CP ’92 [Power Ratio : 87% > 88%]

  • Peugeot L750R HYbrid Vision Gran Turismo, 2017 [Power Ratio : 87% > 86%]

Gr.3 Class

  • Audi R8 LMS (Audi Sport Team WRT) ’15 [Power Ratio : 92% > 93%]

  • Dodge Viper SRT GT3-R ’15 [Power Ratio : 82% > 81%]

  • Ferrari 458 Italia GT3 ’13 [Power Ratio : 99% > 98%]

  • Peugeot PEUGEOT Vision Gran Turismo (Gr.3) [Power Ratio : 100% > 99%]

  • Volkswagen Beetle Gr.3 [Weight Reduction Ratio : 110% > 109%]

Gr.4 Class

  • Audi TT Cup ’16 [Power Ratio : 104% > 105%]

  • Bugatti Veyron Gr.4 [Power Ratio : 104% > 103%]

  • Ferrari 458 Italia Gr.4 [Power Ratio : 100% > 99%]

  • Honda NSX Gr.4 [Power Ratio : 95% > 94%]

  • Peugeot RCZ Gr.4 [Power Ratio : 110% > 111%]

  • Volkswagen Scirocco Gr.4 [Power Ratio : 91% > 92%]

IMPORTANT The fuel consumption rate for the Gr.1 / Gr.3 / Gr.4 cars has been adjusted.